By Keith Jones; (ed.)
Alcoholism Sourcebook presents whole info on alcoholism between all age teams, describing its results, incorporating new experiences on alcoholism's restoration and treatments, and together with a thesaurus of phrases beginners to the subject will locate valuable.
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A recent study reports that in 2008, approximately 36,600 underage persons were hospitalized for alcohol use disorder; many of them had also incurred a physical injury. 9 days with average total charges of $19,210. The total cost for underage 29 Alcoholism Sourcebook, Fourth Edition hospitalizations due to alcohol use disorder was approximately $755 million. Underage drinking contributes to a number of other risks. When adolescents drink, they are more likely to engage in risky sexual behavior resulting in outcomes such as unplanned pregnancies and sexually transmitted diseases.
Preoccupation with themselves. Youth tend to focus on their needs. They feel they are the topic of others’ conversations and others are watching them constantly. They may spend long periods of time self-grooming, monopolizing the telephone or computer, or engaging in other self-centered activities. Risk taking. Youth often do not realize the consequences that their behavior will have and may take risks because they believe nothing bad will happen to them. Adolescents undergo many physical and mental changes before they become adults.
Research shows that many factors influence your risk of developing alcoholism. Some factors raise the risk while others lower it. Genes are not the only things children inherit from their parents. How parents act and how they treat each other and their children has an influence on children growing up in the family. These aspects of family life also affect the risk for alcoholism. Researchers believe Text in this chapter is excerpted from “A Family History of Alcoholism,” National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA), June 2012.
Alcoholism Sourcebook by Keith Jones; (ed.)